Lee Badman

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Lee Badman, CWNE #200, has been a busy freelance IT writer and analyst since 2000, and his articles can be found far and wide on the Internet. His personal blog is at wirednot.wordpress.com. He has contributed to or written a number of wireless study guides, and has penned several works of fiction including The Whales of Yellowstone: One Man’s Life as a Discotheque Clubbing Icon and Fashion God.

Lee serves as a Network Architect for Syracuse University, where he oversees a growing environment of over 4,500 wireless access points in Syracuse, LA, DC, NYC, and at multiple European sites. He designs and administers systems built on Cisco, Meraki, Mist, Siklu, Ubiquiti, and Aruba Networks networking gear, and has laid hands on several other brands of hardware in his 25 years at the University. In his current role he also consults on any and all wireless or radio technologies that may find their way onto campus.

With a love of technology partially spawned from a ten-year career in Electronic Warfare in the US Air Force, he’s a nerd through and through. Lee is an active Extra Class Amateur Radio operator (Call sign KI2K), pug dog wrangler, and amateur photographer.

Links with Tag @WiredNot

  1. The Thing About Ventev
  2. We Shouldn’t Need Wyebot, but We Do | Wirednot
  3. The State of Cisco Wireless at Cisco Live 2022
  4. Fortinet Leads With Security at Forti-Field Day
  5. I Friggin LOVE You, NetAlly LANBERT
  6. VenVolt 2- Power to the (Survey) People
  7. Mist Systems Has an Advantage- But Also Gets a Yellow Card
  8. Aruba Said the Right Words Regarding Dashboards
  9. 7signal’s Mobile Eye Demystifies the Client End of Wi-Fi
  10. Celona Tees Up Bigtime on CBRS
  11. Ventev Products Make the WLAN Better
  12. The “Not to Be a Jerk, But…” Mist #MDF5 Blog
  13. Mobility Field Day 5: The “Morning Of”
  14. It’s Time for YOU to Get Wise About CBRS
  15. Talking Real-World AI Applicability With Mist Systems
  16. WLAN Toolmakers Are Going All in on the Cloud
  17. NetAlly EtherScope nXG Pics
  18. NetAlly Unleashes the Right Tester, at the Right Time: EtherScope nXG
  19. OnGo Is Here- And Startup Celona Helps CBRS Takes a Big Step Forward
  20. Forti-Much to Appreciate at Mobility Field Day 4
  21. The Network Is Code: Cisco at MFD4
  22. NetAlly- A Familiar Line of Networks Tools Reborn
  23. Code, Heal Thyself: Mist Systems Brings Something Badly Needed to WLAN Market
  24. MetaGeek Introduces Its Latest WLAN Tool: The Wi-Spy Air
  25. Say Hello to NetAlly- A New Old Friend
  26. What I Hope I Don’t Hear at Mobility Field Day 4
  27. Taking the Pulse of the WLAN Industry: Mobility Field Day 4 Approaches
  28. Evaluate Before You Purchase- Especially For Enterprise Wi-Fi
  29. What Wi-Fi Tools are MetaGeek and Oscium Cooking Up Together?
  30. Mojo (Arista) Answers The Layer 2 Situation for WLAN Migration To Cloud
  31. Why We’re Not All Flocking to Mist and Meraki Wireless: The Layer 2 Situation
  32. Nyansa Brings a Social Aspect to Network Analytics
  33. If Cisco Could Lower Their Marketing Hype, We Might Actually Be Able to Get to the Substance
  34. Clarity and Confusion- Fortinet and Arista at Mobility Field Day 3
  35. Catching Up With NETSCOUT at MFD3, Big News, and “Body Fade” Explained
  36. Figuring Out What Bothers Me About Wi-Fi and “Analytics”
  37. Arista Networks/Mojo- It’s Waaay Early
  38. Contemplating Mist Systems and Mobility Field Day 3
  39. NETSCOUT Rounds Out the G2 Line With Latest LinkRunner
  40. Nyansa Takes Analytics Beyond the Controller
  41. Future-Proofing Networks with Fabric-Attached Wi-Fi: Q&A with Extreme Networks’ Director of Wireless Product Management & Strategy
  42. Cape Networks Sees Into the WLAN- and Deeper
  43. Extreme Networks Has Good Footing to Lead Network Fabric Evolution from Hype to Reality | wirednot
  44. More Gee Whiz for the Netscout AirCheck G2
  45. Catching Up With Netscout on Their Flagship WLAN Support Tool
  46. Ubuiquiti is On Fire, I Tellya
  47. Mist Systems is the Cloud WLAN Vendor With a (not so) Secret Weapon
  48. Mojo Networks Touts Lower Networking Costs, No More Vendor Lock-In at Mobility Field Day 2
  49. Mist Systems Polishes Their Message at Mobility Field Day 2
  50. Mobility Field 2 Shows Evolving Nature of WLAN Industry
  51. Nyansa Brings Free Far-Ranging Wi-Fi Analytics View to All Takers
  52. NetBeez Provides Big WLAN Performance Views From a Very Small Package
  53. Mobility Field Day: Glimpsing a Complex Wi-Fi Future
  54. Sneak a Peek at an Antenna Giant’s Coming Street-Application Lineup
  55. A Little Point-to-Point Bridge Saves The Day
  56. Cambium Networks’ Quick Deploy Positioner is a Force-Multiplier
  57. Levis Stadium is Aruba Networks’ House, but Extreme Networks Has Piece of Super Bowl Pie
  58. My Wi-Fi Year in Review:2015
  59. Fascinating Worlds Are Colliding: Cradlepoint and Pertino
  60. Cradlepoint Shows Out At Wireless Field Day
  61. Quien es Mas Macho? A Beacon Battery Brouhaha!
  62. Xirrus Loses One, Wins One
  63. Cradlepoint Shows Out At Wireless Field Day
  64. Wireless Controllers Are Dead, They Just Don’t Know It
  65. There’s Wi-Fi, Then There’s Aruba Networks Wi-Fi at Levi’s Stadium
  66. Doing a Tech Presentation? Cover the Basics!
  67. A Voice of Clarity in the Fog of LTE-U
  68. Cambium Networks Bridging- Reviewed By Chris Lyttle
  69. Wireless Field Day 8 Takes “Wireless” Up a Notch
  70. 2014 WLAN in Review- A Different Perspective
  71. Goodbye, Motorola Wi-Fi. Hello, Zebra Technologies!
  72. Fluke Networks’ AirCheck- A Growing Family
  73. Re: Liking One Social Wi-Fi Case Study- and Disliking Another
  74. Liking One Social Wi-Fi Case Study- and Disliking Another
  75. The Wireless Tools They Are a-Changin’
  76. Mobile WLAN Tools: Pros & Cons
  77. In-Flight Wi-Fi- On the Way to Wireless Field Day 7
  78. The Great Wireless Field Day 7 Pre-Blog
  79. How A Dude Named Avi Scored Big For Xirrus
  80. Appreciating Aruba Networks’ Instant Mode
  81. Extreme Ways- At Wireless Field Day 6
  82. Aruba Networks Knows The Value Of Purchasing Well
  83. Xirrus Comes On Strong At Wireless Field Day 6
  84. Cloudpath Makes the Case For XpressConnect ES at Wireless Field Day 6
  85. Wireless Field Day 6- Dispatches From The Front
  86. What’s The Big Deal With Stadium Wi-Fi? Let Me Spell It Out For You
  87. Getting My Brain Ready For Wireless Field Day 6- Expectations
  88. Fluke Networks Updates AirMagnet Survey For 802.11ac
  89. MetaGeek Updates Chanalyzer
  90. Xirrian- The Official Language of Wi-FI Experts
  91. WLAN Management: How A Hospital Tackles The Complexity
  92. Aerohive Throws Hat Into The 802.11ac Ring
  93. Troubleshooting RF Problems: Fluke Launches Smart New Tool
  94. Here’s What I Want NOW From My Wireless Management System
  95. 7signal’s WLAN Performance Tools: Intriguing But Expensive
  96. Features, Products, Services… The Differences According to Aerohive
  97. Get To Know MetaGeek, Look at Your WLAN As You Really Should
  98. Wireless Is So Not About Wireless Networking Anymore
  99. The Little Adapter That Could… WildPackets Gives Us First 11ac Capture/Decode
  100. 802.11ac: Preparing to Troubleshoot
  101. The ‘New’ Enterprise WLAN Vendor
  102. What I Hope To Get From Wireless Field Day 5
  103. Cisco Announces Meraki Cloud-Managed Network Service
  104. Aruba’s 802.11ac Rollout Cleans Up Sticky Clients
  105. Motorola Launches 802.11ac APs
  106. We Might Be In The Business of Technology, But It’s The People That Make It Great
  107. WLAN Stress Tests: What’s the Use?
  108. 3 Lessons Learned from Wireless Field Day
  109. Location Services Are Heating Up
  110. When Good Wireless Feels Bad
  111. This “Field Day” Thing…